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Virginia-Highland

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Address: , Atlanta, GA
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Activities: City walk sightseeing, Shopping, Dining
Description: This Atlanta neighborhood is filled with boutiques and fine restaurants...
This Atlanta neighborhood is filled with boutiques and fine restaurants and is lined with picturesque boulevards and cottages.
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Fun place and great restaurants

Really fun area, not too large, just right for walking around for a bit of shopping and great food. Many really good restaurants to choose from.

5 of 5 starsReviewed August 20, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

Really fun area, not too large, just right for walking around for a bit of shopping and great food. Many really good restaurants to choose from.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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18 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Friendly area filled with small unique shops and restaurants. I would suggest being careful of the parking meters however the side streets accommodate plenty of parking.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

Great restaurants and shops. Really easy to walk around and has a ton of character. Parking can be tough.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I love this neighborhood -- it's a place where I run and dine frequently. The other day I had a nice stroll down North Highland Avenue -- the little guy always likes seeing the fire truck outside Station 19. I love catching up with my friends over a game at Moe's and Joe's and when I need things for around... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2015

We went to the Highlands to find an Italian deli. We not only found the deli but a wonderful summer art festival. There were local artists, crafts and of course food. It was an amazing day.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015 via mobile

On a whim, I drove out here on my last night in ATL. It was touted as a place to eat, shop, and drink. Mostly, I just saw lots and lots of people. The area is picturesque, surrounded by lovely neighborhoods. But, the parking situation was abysmal. Add to this the fact that there were about 5 highly gimmicky eateries,... More 

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Hilton Head
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

Grew up in the 1960's not far from the highlands. We came for our son's graduation from Emory. Very chill atmosphere. More expensive than when I was a child, but it still felt good...know what I mean?

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

If you're visiting Atlanta, don't miss walking around all of the intown neighborhoods-- Virginia Highlands, Inman Park, Grant Park, Candler Park are all wonderful pockets of lively street activity, beautiful outdoor spaces, local shops and good food. I grew up down the street from Virginia Highlands. In the past ten years it has lost some of the original spunk and... More 

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Atlanta, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The Highlands consists of 3 clusters of interesting places separated by short stretches of older residential areas. You may want to drive between them; parking is on-street and can become difficult during events, but it's worth the visit. The shops are small and interesting and it's a pedestrian friendly area.

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Valdosta, GA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 25, 2013

We will definitely go back! We enjoyed looking at the eclectic shops in a neighborhood type setting. Some high end, some exotic and some were antique shops. We shopped and stopped to eat at the oldest tavern in Atlanta and it was top notch! Different food items and great service. Parking costs $2 for an hour at the meters on... More 

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